Bill Cosby fires his legal team ahead of sentencing over sexual abuse
Invoice Cosby has ousted the high-powered protection staff whose competitive ways did not sway jurors from convicting him of sexual attack in April.
Cosby’s spokesman Andrew Wyatt mentioned Thursday that Tom Mesereau and the remainder of the retrial staff had been changed by way of a Philadelphia-area protection lawyer with enjoy dealing with intercourse crimes circumstances.
The brand new attorney, Joseph Inexperienced, did not straight away go back a message.
Wyatt would not say why the trade was once made.
Cosby is scheduled for sentencing Sept. 24 on 3 counts of annoyed indecent attack for drugging and assaulting a girl at his suburban Philadelphia mansion in 2004.
The fees can be blended into one price that carries a normal sentence of 5 to 10 years in jail.
The 80-year-old comic has been on area arrest since his conviction.